Coronavirus Tri-State Area

USNS Comfort in New York
Tim Scheld/WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 11:25 am
The U.S. Navy's hospital ship the USNS Comfort has arrived New York City to help in the war against the coronavirus pandemic.
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MTA workers cleaning the subway turnstiles
Patrick Cashin / Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Steve Burns
March 30, 2020 - 9:59 am
MTA employees are calling out sick at three times the normal rate, and the agency's 24 hour hotline for reporting coronavirus symptoms keeps crashing.
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Times Square amid the coronavirus outbreak
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 9:23 am
New York state's death toll from the coronavirus outbreak climbed Sunday above 1,000, less than a month after the first known infection in the state.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Gov. Cuomo's Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 8:44 am
No one is more popular in New York right now than Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
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Hoboken sign
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 7:22 am
The Hoboken Office of Emergency Management and Mayor Ravi Bhalla have announced a two-week closure of all Hoboken parks prevent the spread of coronavirus.
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Amazon warehoujse
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 30, 2020 - 7:01 am
Amazon warehouse workers plan to strike Monday at a fulfillment center on Staten Island, known as JFK8.
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NYPD officer
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 29, 2020 - 9:23 pm
As the number of uniformed and civilian members who test positive for coronavirus continues to grow, the NYPD is letting some of its workforce work from home.
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FDNY
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Steve Burns
March 29, 2020 - 7:29 pm
As the number of 911 calls spike to unprecedented levels in New York City, EMS workers say they’re stretched thin and in need of more resources.
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Phil Murphy
Gov. Phil Murphy's Office
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 29, 2020 - 6:34 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy said Sunday that New Jersey had reported 2,316 new coronavirus cases, bringing the statewide total to 13,386.
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Central Park field hospital
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
March 29, 2020 - 4:48 pm
The number of coronavirus cases in New York City jumped to 33,474 on Sunday as the death toll climbed to 776 and Mayor Bill de Blasio said a field hospital was being built in Central Park.
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